Global Patent Index - EP 0884902 A3

EP 0884902 A3 2000-10-04 - A multichannel recording and reproducing apparatus

Title (en)

A multichannel recording and reproducing apparatus

Title (de)

Ein Vielkanal-Aufnahme und Wiedergabeanlage

Title (fr)

Un appareil d'enregistrement et de reproduction à canaux multiples

Publication

EP 0884902 A3 (EN)

Application

EP 98304549 A

Priority

  • JP 15178397 A
  • JP 6278798 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0884902A2] A multichannel recording and reproducing apparatus is disclosed which includes: an input and output circuit (103); a buffer (104) for temporally storing multichannel of video data through inputting and outputting circuit; a disc unit (106) for storing the video data; a disc interface (105); a user interface circuit (110) for receiving recording and reproducing commands and a corresponding file name from a user; a control circuit (109) responsive to the user interface (110) for obtaining one of N video channel circuits of the input and output circuit (103) for inputting and outputting video data and receiving recording and reproducing commands; a filing circuit (107) controlling files and determining first and second address data of the disc unit (106) according to the recording and reproducing commands respectively; an access control circuit (108) for accumulating the recording and reproducing commands and supplying each of the accumulated recording and reproducing commands when the disc interface (105) is in a non-operating condition with priority provided to either of the recording or reproducing command according to priority data. The inputting and outputting circuit (103) may include a digital satellite broadcasted video data receiver and a separater for separating the multiplexed digital satellite broadcasted video data into a plurality of sets of digital video data. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

H04N 5/92

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H04N 5/915 (2006.01); G11B 20/10 (2006.01); H04N 5/765 (2006.01); H04N 5/92 (2006.01); H04N 5/85 (2006.01); H04N 5/926 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H04N 5/9205 (2013.01); H04N 5/85 (2013.01); H04N 5/9261 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 0884902 A2 19981216; EP 0884902 A3 20001004; EP 0884902 B1 20040915; DE 69826182 D1 20041021; DE 69826182 T2 20051020; JP H1169279 A 19990309; US 6278837 B1 20010821

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